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Brunhoff, Jean de 1899-1937

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Works: 1,274 works in 3,436 publications in 23 languages and 33,747 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Illustrations  Pictorial works  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings  Biography  Film adaptations  Legends 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Librettist, Other, Composer, Creator, Conceptor, Artist, Lyricist, Director, Originator, Honoree, Contributor, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.B828428, [E]
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Most widely held works by Jean de Brunhoff
The story of Babar, the little elephant by Jean de Brunhoff( Book )
275 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 5,512 libraries worldwide
"Babar, the little elephant, ran away from the jungle and went to live in the house of an understanding lady, who lived presumably in Paris. Then his cousins Arthur and Celestine came to visit, and since they had to return, BAbar went with them. There his poise and his wardrobe were of such importance that Babar was chosen king of the jungle." Book rev. digest
Babar and Father Christmas by Jean de Brunhoff( Book )
137 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 3,271 libraries worldwide
Babar, the King of the Elephants, sets out to find Father Christmas and bring him back to visit the children of the elephant's country
The travels of Babar by Jean de Brunhoff( Book )
261 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 3,150 libraries worldwide
Babar and Celeste have many adventures as they travel around the world
Babar the king by Jean de Brunhoff( Book )
200 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in 18 languages and held by 3,118 libraries worldwide
King Babar overseas the building of the elephant town of Celestville and the organization of his community of subjects
Babar and his children by Jean de Brunhoff( Book )
110 editions published between 1933 and 2012 in 12 languages and held by 2,669 libraries worldwide
With the birth of triplets, King Babar and Queen Celeste experience the pleasures and pains of parenthood
Babar and Zephir by Jean de Brunhoff( Book )
69 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,171 libraries worldwide
While on summer vacation, Babar's monkey friend, Zephir, goes fishing and accidentally catches a mermaid, then enlists her aid in saving Princess Isabelle, who has been kidnapped by a horned monster
Babar king of the elephants by Jean de Brunhoff( visu )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 912 libraries worldwide
The story of how an orphaned elephant flees the jungle and moves to the city, where he meets a sweet-hearted old woman who teaches him the ways of humans
Babar's anniversary album : 6 favorite stories by Jean de Brunhoff( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 900 libraries worldwide
The travels of Babar: Babar and Celeste set off in a balloon, beginning an exciting series of adventures. Meanwhile, Babar knows nothing of his home country's escalating war against the rhinos. But with some help from the Old Lady, Babar returns in time to save the day
The art of Babar : the work of Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff by Nicholas Fox Weber( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
Studie over de kinderboeken rond het olifantje Babar, geschreven en geïllustreerd door Jean de Brunhoff (1899-1937) en voortgezet door zijn zoon Laurent de Brunhoff (geb.1925)
Bonjour, Babar! : the six unabridged classics by the creator of Babar by Jean de Brunhoff( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
Six tales chronicling the life and adventures of Babar the elephant including "The story of Babar," "The travels of Babar," "Babar the king," "Babar and Zephir," "Babar and his children," and "Babar and Father Christmas."
The phantom by Laurent de Brunhoff( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Babar tells the story of the time he had to direct a ballet and the difficulties he had with the star of the show
Babar and Father Christmas by Jean de Brunhoff( visu )
14 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 302 libraries worldwide
King Babar takes a journey in search of the legendary Father Christmas. But lurking along on Babar's trail is Babar's arch-enemy, Rataxes the Rhinoceros, who wants all of Santa's toys for himself
The Story of Babar the little elephant by Jean de Brunhoff( visu )
6 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in English and French and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Fully animated story of Babar's trip to Paris and life there as a rich gentleman. He only finds true happiness when he returns to his jungle home
Babar and the adventures of Badou gone wild ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Follow the adventures of Babar's eight-year-old grandson Badou, as he along with his friends and family solve numerous mysteries and puzzles in Celesteville. Badou is a 'one-elephant stampede,' bursting with a sense of adventure. He laughs often and has inherited his grandfather's daring spirit, often plunging into a situation (or a hidden passageway or unexplored temple) fully confident that he can handle whatever he finds
Babar and the scary day by Ellen Weiss( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
One after another the children become frightened as they hear strange noises coming from the attic and imagine there is a horrible monster in the castle
Babar and the runaway egg by Ellen Weiss( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
While Babar is out for a walk with his children one fine spring day, Isabelle spies an egg rolling out of a nest and the entire family, plus mother bird, chases it through the town
Babar : a gift for Mother by J. M. L Gray( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Each of Celeste's children has made or chosen a special gift for Mother's Day except Isabelle, who describes to Babar what she would like to give her mother and he finds a way to make it happen
Isabelle the flower girl by Ellen Weiss( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
When Isabelle agrees to be a flower girl at a wedding, she is so concerned about doing something wrong that she almost forgets to have fun
Babar the little elephant by Francis Poulenc( file )
5 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
The story of Babar ; The travels of Babar by Jean de Brunhoff( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 194 libraries worldwide
 
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Bri︠u︡noff, Zhan de 1899-1937
De Brunhoff, Jean.
De Brunhoff, Jean 1899-1937
ブリュノフ, ジャン・ド
Languages
English (420)
French (370)
Spanish (85)
German (85)
Swedish (65)
Danish (63)
Italian (40)
Finnish (25)
Dutch (24)
Japanese (13)
Portuguese (13)
Catalan (7)
Hungarian (3)
Norwegian (3)
Chinese (2)
Polish (1)
Occitan [post-1500] (1)
Vietnamese (1)
Persian (1)
Welsh (1)
Afrikaans (1)
Russian (1)
Galician (1)
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